As the Sarasota Real Estate Market continues to rebound examples of homes selling quickly is the evidence of how strong the Sarasota Market has become in the past several months.  Speculation of a rebounding market is one thing, however actual results is another. 

ashley_parkway_homes_for_sale_400_01I recently listed this very stately custom built Lee Wetherington home in the Sarasota Neighborhood of Ashley which is located just East of I-75.  This Ashley Parkway home located at 5544 Ashley Parkway, came onto the market January 13, 2012 and by January 18 I had a fully executed contract with one of the buyers with whom I had been working with.

This home came onto the market priced at $525,000 and closed for $520,000 on March 16th.  During the short time it was on the market I had several…

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Please find below the Sarasota Real Estate Market Report for February 2012 closed business. sarasota_real_estate_market_report_400 Sales continue to climb with Pending sales at an 11 month high.  In just a few words describing the current Sarasota Real Estate Market:

Sales are UP
Prices are Stable
Multiple offers are happening, and
Pending Sales are off the charts.

If you have any real-estate questions or know of someone who does please feel comfortable either in calling or E-mailing me and I would be happy to help.  

The following information was taken from the Sarasota Association of Realtors Monthly report dated March 14, 2012.  To see more information and graphs please visit their website at Sarasota Association of Realtors.

Sales Climb in February 2012: Pending Sales Rise to 11-Month…

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This past week Top rated Sarasota, Florida at the top of their list for Best Places to Retire.  Please see their article and links to their website below.


Your Editor Picks: How We Rank the 10 Best Places to Retire – And Why

"February 28, 2012 — Last week we announced the list of the 100 Most Popular Retirement Towns, our annual list of the places that our visitors and members seem the most intrigued with. This week we decided to take that idea a little further by analyzing that list against 12 important retirement criteria. The result is a top 10 that looks very different, with 4 towns from the top 20 moving up to the top 10. Here are your editor’s selections for the “10 Best Places to Retire” – (the # in ( ) was its ranking…

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The Sarasota Real Estate Market continues with more good news of activity.  Please find below the most recent report as published by the Sarasota Association of Realtors for closed January 2012 business.


sarasota_market_update_with_sarasellssarasota_400The up-tick in our market continues with properties that are priced correctly being seen quickly by serious buyers who are ready to own a piece of sunny Sarasota. I personally had 3 properties in the past 2 months that I brought onto the market and within days had serious offers and moved quickly to the closing table. 

I included with this update a link to a video clip interview done by Al Roker of the Today Show with Barbara Corcoran. Barbara chooses Sarasota. To see the clip please visit   
#1 Biggest Market Sale.

This positive National news…

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